Technology 23 Feb 2007 07:30 pm

Apple and Cisco Learn to Share

by Sean Hackbarth

Apple iPhone

Apple (APPL) and Cisco (CSCO) decided spending oodles on lawsuits would get in the way of making better tech. So they agreed to share the iPhone name and “will explore opportunities for interoperability in the areas of security, and consumer and enterprise communications.” Isn’t that what Cisco wanted? So Steve Jobs caves, right? Maybe, but he wins in the end. Look at the two iPhones. Which one would you buy? Sleek and sexy versus a 1993 remote control. And how are you going to watch a movie on Cisco’s gadget?

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